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Aggleston Rock & Ballard Down Walk, Dorset

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Aggleston Rock & Ballard Down Walk, Dorset

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Walk Details
South Beach car-park at Studland is situated close to the Bankes Arms, just off the B3351. The walk takes in a gigantic ironstone outcrop – ‘Agglestone Rock’ which is located on the wildlife rich Godlingston.

Depart from South Beach car-park, join the road and turn left. Follow the road passing the ‘Pig on the Beach Hotel’ to reach a junction. At the junction veer left for a few paces to enter a way-marked path.

trainNearest Train (or tube) Station(s):
Swanage Railway, Bournemouth

Read the Countryside Code before venturing out
Make sure to take a map and compass, and know how to use them before going into our National Parks #BeAdventureSmart

Tips for New Walkers: click here to download (PDF).

Remember to prepare properly before heading out on any type of walk or outdoor activity. Tell people where you are going and what time you are expected back. As Wainwright says "There's no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing".

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